Narendra Giri Biography:
The name of Mahant Narendra Giri has been taken among the big and respected sages and saints of the country. Big leaders or officials used to reach Mahant Narendra Giri during his visit to Prayagraj. Narendra Giri actively participated in the Ramjanmabhoomi movement. Apart from all this, Narendra is also making Giri known for his statements. He has often been in the headlines for his statements.
Narendra Giri Maharaj recently passed away. Narendra Giri Maharaj died on 20 September 2021 in a suspicious condition.
Mahant Swami Narendra Giri of Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad was a person of militant nature since his childhood. At the age of just 11, Narendra Giri had started on the path of religion and spirituality. He has been associated with the Ram Mandir movement for a long time. He was also the Mahant of the Baghambri Math in Prayagraj and the chief priest of the famous Bade Hanuman temple on the banks of the Sangam.
Name - Mahant Narendra Giri
Death date - 20-09-2021
Nationality - Indian
Profession - Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad
Mahant Narendra Giri often remained in the media headlines due to his statements or other things. Mahant Narendra Giri had thrown him out of the monastery after a dispute with his disciple Narendra Giri. However, the arena was later withdrawn after the mediation of the council. Apart from this, be it declaring the controversial saints as fake saints or there is a case of murder and harassment of saints, he has always made remarks.
Apart from all this, in the year 2012, Mahant Narendra Giri also had a dispute with the SP leader and MLA from Handia Mahesh Narayan Singh. In the year 2015, there was also a controversy over giving the title of Mahamandaleshwar to a real estate businessman named Sachin Dutta. Along with this, questions were raised on Mahant Narendra Giri regarding the death of Mahant Ashish Giri, secretary of Panchayati Akhara Shri Niranjani in suspicious condition.
On 20 September 2021, the body of Mahant Narendra Giri was found in his room. In the initial investigation, the police called it a case of suicide. Mahant Narendra Giri had also left a suicide note before committing suicide. In this suicide note, Mahant Narendra Giri had told how to do next in the ashram. Apart from this, his disciple Anand Giri and some others were held responsible for this. In this case, the police also arrested Anand Giri.
After the death of Mahant Narendra Giri, the general public including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, former CM Akhilesh Yadav and many other leaders expressed their condolences on his death.
अखाड़ा परिषद के अध्यक्ष श्री नरेंद्र गिरि जी का देहावसान अत्यंत दुखद है। आध्यात्मिक परंपराओं के प्रति समर्पित रहते हुए उन्होंने संत समाज की अनेक धाराओं को एक साथ जोड़ने में बड़ी भूमिका निभाई। प्रभु उन्हें अपने श्री चरणों में स्थान दें। ॐ शांति!!— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 20, 2021
अखिल भारतीय अखाड़ा परिषद के अध्यक्ष महंत नरेंद्र गिरि जी का ब्रह्मलीन होना आध्यात्मिक जगत की अपूरणीय क्षति है।— Yogi Adityanath (@myogiadityanath) September 20, 2021
प्रभु श्री राम से प्रार्थना है कि दिवंगत पुण्यात्मा को अपने श्री चरणों में स्थान तथा शोकाकुल अनुयायियों को यह दुःख सहने की शक्ति प्रदान करें।
अखिल भारतीय अखाड़ा परिषद के अध्यक्ष पूज्य नरेंद्र गिरी जी का निधन, अपूरणीय क्षति!— Akhilesh Yadav (@yadavakhilesh) September 20, 2021
ईश्वर पुण्य आत्मा को अपने श्री चरणों में स्थान व उनके अनुयायियों को यह दुख सहने की शक्ति प्रदान करें।
भावभीनी श्रद्धांजलि। pic.twitter.com/wD2JC14LDp
The postmortem of Mahant Narendra Giri was done on Wednesday (22 september 2021). After which his body was first taken to the Sangam, later through the Hanuman temple, he was finally given a Bhu-samadhi. All the last rites actions were performed by the disciple Balbir Giri.